Dropbox

Police offer drug amnesty drop box – 'no questions asked' – for Escapade patrons

Ottawa police are doing their part to ensure the Escapade electronic dance music festival has a safe and fun time at its new venue, the Lansdowne …

Canadian News

Exclusive: Dropbox Is Rolling Out a Private Network to Speed Up File Access

Dropbox, the file storage company that bucked conventional wisdom by moving 90% of its data out of Amazon Web Services cloud and into its own data …

Amazon Web Services

Dropbox Is Moving From the Internet to a Private Network

Dropbox Is Moving From the Internet to a Private Network<p>The Internet includes too many bottlenecks for Dropbox to rely on it for fast and reliable …

Technology

Dropbox revamps edge network to speed up file access, syncing

Dropbox is significantly expanding its network edge infrastructure designed to drastically improve network syncing speeds. Dropbox network engineer …

Dropbox announces network expansion to boost file access speeds

Over the next several months, Dropbox will turn on five new regional accelerators across key regions.<p>must read<p>The $13.7 billion deal marks a turning …

Dropbox unveils plan for global network infrastructure, after announcing it would leave AWS

Apple Pay

Dropbox Is Quietly Building Its Own Private Network

Earlier this month, I reported that Dropbox was adding their own point of presence (PoP) in Sydney to speed up local services. This followed similar …

Dropbox announces massive network expansion

When Dropbox announced it was leaving AWS last year and bringing the bulk of the operation in-house, you had to figure it was working on a significant network expansion, and today the company announced a massive global network growth plan that is designed to increase syncing speed for users and cut …

Microsoft Previews Space-Saving OneDrive Feature on Windows 10

Files stored exclusively on Microsoft's cloud still show up in File Explorer using the OneDrive Files On-Demand feature.

Microsoft

Dropbox rolls out new admin controls for team management

The update is the latest in a series of admin features Dropbox has rolled out over the last year as part of its Admin X initiative.<p>must read<p>The $13.7 …

Dropbox updates its admin panel for Business users

Dropbox might have gotten its start in the consumer market, but over the past several years it’s made huge steps toward getting enterprise users comfortable with using its products. It’s managed to sign up more than 200,000 Dropbox Business users, who need more advanced controls over how their …

Dropbox in Talks for Logo Redesign as Part of Brand Refresh

Dropbox’s iconic blue box logo could soon get a makeover. The cloud file storage company is considering a logo change as part of a broader rebranding …

Identity

Adding Delightful Details without Sacrificing UX: Top Tips from Dropbox’s Product Designer

Matt ArmstongA little delight in design can go a long way when it comes to creating websites and apps, but how much is too much? That’s the question …

UX Design

How Airbnb, Dropbox, Reddit, & Other Famous Brands, Scored Their First Users

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Airbnb, Dropbox, Reddit, and Quora might be well known names today, but when they first started out, …

Vacation Homes

Yes, iOS 11 is getting a bunch of iPad power-user features

Sneaky Apple did an iOS 11 segment in its WWDC keynote that didn't have much to say to iPad fans, and then moved on—and then came back later with an entire segment of <b>new iOS 11 features designed with the iPad in mind</b>:<p>• New drag-and-drop features will let you move images, links, and other items …

iOS

New Apple Files app has support for Dropbox and other third-party cloud services

Apple announced a new Files app at its Worldwide Developers Conference today that works especially well with the newly announced iOS 11 productivity …

iOS

DROP Box Is The Hotel Room That Goes Anywhere

Camping is nice, but for many, hotels are better. Could you imagine having luxury accommodations, wherever you need them—even on the lip of a …

Hotels

The 10 Things You Need to Know From Apple’s Big Event Today

Today marks the start of Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference in California. If you’re a true Apple fan or Tim Cook–phile, chances are you …

Apple

Tour Dropbox's luxe Austin office, which has its own gym and music room

File-sharing service Dropbox has four offices across the US, including New York City, San Fransisco, and Seattle — but nothing is quite like the Austin, Texas location.<p>With cowhide rugs and antler chandeliers, the design team from lauckgroup created a special office environment that Austin …

The Workplace

Box looks to woo Wall Street with its positive cash flow story

Like Box’s last quarterly check-in, the company once again touted that it had free cash flow in the first quarter this year as part of its Q1 earnings report today — a signal that Wall Street may be looking for as a barometer of its future health as a company.<p>Box in the last quarter said it would …

Business

4 Principles to Storytelling with Videos

Stories are the most engaging content type for customers. Using strategies like emotional appeal, a timeline, and clever choice of words, stories are …

Storytelling

Dropbox knows more about how your teams work than you do

Enterprise data analysts at cloud file sharing service Dropbox probably know more about how your teams work than you do - and how to help them work …

Photoshop

Archive for the ‘Photoshop’ Category<p>Posted: December 21, 2011 in Tutorials<p>Final Image<p>Here’s a quickie but goodie – how to make realistic streaking …

Photoshop Tutorials

How To Upload a Photo to Instagram

You may already be an expert at snapping photos at meetings, conferences or other events with your smartphone and posting them to Instagram. With the …

Apps

How to turn your Mac into an internet printer, and print from anywhere

Picture this scenario: You’ve multiple computers at your office and only one of them (which is a Mac) is connected to the printer. Every time you need to print a document stored on these “other” computers, you have to manually transfer the file to the Mac and start the printing process from there. …

iOS

Use your summer to tackle time-wasting practices and rethink what's necessary

<b>How can you use your summer to get ahead for fall when you don’t yet know your schedule or the needs of the students in your classroom?</b><p>That’s the …

Teaching

8 paid iPhone apps on sale for free today

Happy Friday, Apple fans. Your prize for making it through another tough week is a great list of the eight best paid iPhone and iPad apps of the day …

Apps

An HR exec at Dropbox explains how the company hires the best people before they even start looking for a new job

For technology companies like Dropbox, searching for top Silicon Valley talent, or people willing to relocate, is more challenging than ever.<p>Everywhere you look, companies are using creative tactics to recruit and retain talent — particularly engineers.<p>More specifically, talent shortages in San …

Employment

How to quickly scan a document to your Dropbox account with Android

Dropbox on Android finally receives a feature found on the iOS iteration — scanning. Here's how to quickly scan an image and save it to your Dropbox …

Apps

Exclusive: Dropbox exec leaves to launch VC firm

Xuezhao Lan has quietly stepped down as head of corporate development at Dropbox, Axios has learned from multiple sources. She is expected to launch …

Startups